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S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home Chapel
Thursday May 14th, 2020
12:30pm - 5:00pm

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Interment following funeral service

Ayden Cemetery
Friday May 15th, 2020

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Antioch Church Of Christ
Friday May 15th, 2020

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Deacon Willie Dixon

Deacon Willie Lee  Dixon, 78,  of Hookerton, died on Friday, May 8, 2020, at Vidant Medical Center. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the celebration of his life will be limited by invitations only requested by the family.  Funeral service will be held on Friday, May 15, 2020, at 11 AM at Antioch Church of Christ. There will be a walk-in viewing on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, from 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM. Interment will follow in the Ayden Cemetery in Ayden, NC.  Pastor Donnie McLean will be officiating.

He is survived by his wife, Essie Jones Dixon, of Hookerton, NC, sons, Talsker Lee Dixon, of Winterville, NC, Thomas Jones, of New York, daughters, Valerie Dixon, Greenville, NC, Angelene Dixon, of Durham, NC, Wilma Joyner, of Durham, NC, LaTonya Dixon, of Grifton, NC, Patricia McMillen, of Kinston, NC, Melissa Robinson, of Raleigh, NC, sisters, Lola Bluford Mebane, Forestine Vaughn, Chapel Hill, NC, Margie Greene, Spring Hope, NC, Claudia Dixon, of Grifton, NC, brothers, Henry Dixon, New Haven, CT and John Dixon, of Grifton, NC. A host of other relatives and friends.


Floral arrangements and condolences may be sent from our website to the Dixon Family. Please keep the Dixon Family in your thoughts and prayers.

Service of comfort by S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home in Snow Hill.

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A candle was lit in memory of Deacon Willie Dixon

Ruth Hardy May 19 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Deacon Willie Dixon

Julie Williams May 15 2020 12:00 AM

We are sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers as you go through this most difficult time. God's blessings upon you.

Edward Duane Garris & Family -Ayden,NC May 14 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Deacon Willie Dixon

Ontray Johnson May 14 2020 12:00 AM

To family and all who knew and loved Deacon Willie Dixon. I am sorry to read about the loss of someone that was well loved. May you find comfort from your Bibles at Ps38:14. HE is close to the brokenhearted and those crushed spirits.

Peggy Cobb-Land May 13 2020 12:00 AM

May God be with you and your family at this time

Anna & Amicka Moore May 12 2020 12:00 AM

To Valerie and the rest of the family, I'm so sorry to hear about the passing of your beloved father. Sending my sincerest condolences and prayers to you and your family.

DOREEN JOYNER May 12 2020 12:00 AM

Essie you and your family is in our prayers.

Pastor Cirlister & Faye Briggs May 12 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Deacon Willie Dixon

Grace Moore Edwards May 12 2020 12:00 AM

My prayers and condolences to the Dixon family. I know that his precious memories will live in your hearts forever. ("...Well done, thou good and faithful servant:...". Matthew 25:21

Mother Linda Connor Howard May 12 2020 12:00 AM

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